Louise Taylor-Digby

Head of Trade Strategy, SWIFT

Louise collaborates with Banks, Corporates, Governments and FinTechs across the Trade eco system to diagnose industry challenges and help reshape the global trade finance landscape.

Louise joined SWIFT following a 15 year career in commercial banking, with experience across different countries, products and disciplines both as an individual contributor and as a leader. She is the former Head of The Financial Institutions Group (FIG), Asia Pacific, for Barclays Bank; leading strategy, revenue, risk and control in the delivery of transaction
banking solutions to Financial Institutions across 10 countries. During her time in the UK she informed senior management, to c-suite, on the ramifications of structural and regulatory reform. Early in her career, Louise drove large and complex partnerships with
Financial Institutions across Europe and North America.

Louise is a member of both BAFTs Global Trade Industry and the International Chamber of Commerce’s Trade Digitization Committee. She has lived in Asia since 2014.